McConnell highlights Barrett not needing notes

"I loved during the hearing when Senator Cornyn said, 'What do you have on your notepad?' Nothing. Nothing. No notes at all," McConnell said.

"Nobody's seen anything better than this. This is something to really be proud of and to feel good about," McConnell went on to say.

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MITCH MCCONNELL: I loved during the hearing when Senator Cornyn said, "What do you have on your notepad?" She held it up-- nothing. Nothing, no notes at all. And we got two former Supreme Court clerks on that committee, Senator Cruz, Senator Hawley. And I've heard them say over and over again-- oh, three?

- Mike Lee.

MITCH MCCONNELL: Oh. Mike, sorry. [CHUCKLES] Three.

So they've been around the best at the highest level. Nobody's said anything better than this. This is something to really be proud of and to feel good about.

We've made an important contribution to the future of this country. A lot of what we've done over the last four years will be undone sooner or later by the next election. They won't be able to do much about this for a long time to come.